Treble Heart Books
March 2011/ ISBN 0781936127320
by Barbara Buhrer
Robert Klayman, a substitute
high school teacher in Los Angeles, is facing a midlife crisis after
failing to achieve his hopes of a high salary or a successful career.
He makes the decision to become a private detective. He is swept
up in an investigation of a criminal drug wing that is working in
the Los Angeles School DHs His investigation leads to Ms. Briggs,
who is murdered one week after her request to be transferred to
another school. He has to travel from the streets of Los Angeles
to the casinos of Las Vegas to the Arizona desert before he can
end the troubles.
This is a suspenseful detective story beside being the story of
one man's midlife crisis and his struggle to cope with it. The plot
is well constructed with much action. The author gives a vivid portrait
of life in Los Angeles with its many problems.